ERIC Number: ED190151
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Education and Training of Information Specialists and Users--The UNISIST Experience.
This report describes the activities of the UNISIST program, the component of the Unesco General Information Program which is concerned with education and training for information professionals and users of information services in developing nations. It focuses on five fields: (1) the coordination of educational and training activities; (2) the organization of international and regional training courses, seminars, and workshops; (3) the preparation of teaching materials, handbooks, and guidelines; (4) the promotion of user education in member states; and (5) assistance to the establishment and development of national and regional schools or training programs. (FM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Library Users; Scientific and Technical Information; UNESCO
Note: Paper presented at the Reunion Interamericana de Bibliotecarios y Documentalistas Agricolas (San Jose, Costa Rica, April 10-14, 1978).